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South Carolina Weekly Livestock Auction Summary

Archived Report

1/28/2023

Total Run: 2,042

Market Notes

Compared to last week feeder steers were 3.00 higher , heifers were unevenly steady , bulls were unevenly steady . Slaughter cows were steady , slaughter bulls 1.00 higher.

Supply included: 63% Feeder Cattle (35% Steers, 1% Dairy Steers, 45% Heifers, 19% Bulls); 18% Slaughter Cattle (89% Cows, 11% Bulls); 5% Replacement Cattle (30% Stock Cows, 34% Bred Cows, 3% Bred Heifers, 28% Cow-Calf Pairs, 4% Heifer Pairs); 5% Slaughter Goats (22% Kids, 33% Nannies/Does, 45% Bucks/Billies, 1% Wether Kids); 0% Replacement Goats (67% Nannies/Does, 17% Families, 17% Bucks/Billies); 3% Feeder Pigs (100% Pigs); 6% Slaughter Hogs (77% Barrows & Gilts, 15% Sows, 7% Boars). Feeder cattle supply over 600 lbs was 11%.

LIVESTOCK SUMMARY Current Week Last Reported 1/16/2023 Last Year Total Receipts: 2,042 2,702 2,383 Feeder Cattle: 1,284(62.9%) 1,830(67.7%) 1,439(60.4%) Slaughter Cattle: 376(18.4%) 423(15.7%) 431(18.1%) Replacement Cattle: 102(5.0%) 111(4.1%) 162(6.8%) Slaughter Goats: 92(4.5%) 170(6.3%) 180(7.6%) Replacement Goats: 6(0.3%) 3(0.1%) 3(0.1%) Feeder Pigs: 59(2.9%) 94(3.5%) 48(2.0%) Slaughter Hogs: 123(6.0%) 71(2.6%) 120(5.0%)

Feeder Steers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 175 198 230 $496
300-400 177.5 198 225 $692
400-500 178 199 225 $895
500-600 170 200 217 $1,100
600-700 $--
700-800 $--

Feeder Heifers

Weight Min Avg Max Approx*
200-300 148 165 220 $413
300-400 143 155 170 $544
400-500 140 153 168 $689
500-600 132.5 148 155 $814
600-700 127 135 145 $877
700-800 125 130 134 $977

*Approx is the middle weight of the weight group multiplied by the mid point of the high and low for the group. It's meant as a quick method to see what cattle of that weight class are bringing per head.

Cows & Bulls

Type Min Avg Max
Slaughter Bulls $79 $97 $112

Total Run